Tags : Thonburi

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1,104 more inmates of Thonburi Prison found with COVID-19 on

1,104 more confirmed COVID-19 cases have been found in Thonburi Remand Prison today (Sunday), in addition to the 1,219 cases reported in three prisons yesterday, 506 cases in Klong Prem prison on Friday, and 2,835 cases reported in two prisons on Wednesday, according to the Corrections Department. According to the department’s press release today (Sunday), […]Read More

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Taxi driver stabbed, causing a five-car pileup in Thon Buri

A taxi driver was injured by a knife wielding assailant and lost control of his vehicle, which then crashed into several cars and a motorcycle, after an apparently mentally unstable man got into his taxi and started stabbing him with a knife and a sharpened iron rod. The incident took place Tuesday morning on Charunsanitwong […]Read More

Bangkok

Fire destroys 20 Bangkok squatter houses

A fire swept through a Bangkok squatter community in Thon Buri district late on Friday night, burning down some 20 houses. Police said the fire broke out at 11.30pm at the community on Soi Taksin 4 in Bang Yi Rua sub-district. Full story: The Nation By The NationRead More

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13-year-old boy nabbed for motorcycle theft

A 13-year-old boy who allegedly stole eight motorcycles within a month was caught by police hours after he stole a motorcycle parked in front of a food shop in Mahaisawan area in Thon Buri. Samrae police were alerted of the motorcycle theft by its owner who said he had dinner with some friends at the […]Read More

Bangkok

150 troops nab 2 drug suspects and net 2 grammes

A combined force of 150 officers from different law enforcement agencies Thursday conducted a pre-dawn raid operation on 19 locations in Bangkok’s Thon Buri district suspected of being outlets for selling illegal drugs. The contingent included 120 police officers from the Crime Suppression Division and 30 officers from the Office of the Narcotics Control Board. […]Read More

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BMA eyes clearing all street vendors from Thon Buri by

BANGKOK, 29 July 2016 (NNT) – The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) estimates that the relocation of street hawkers out of the Thon Buri side of the capital will be completed by September. According to Mr Wallop Suwandee, Chief Advisor to the Bangkok Governor, the policy to reclaim sidewalks from vendors has so far been implemented […]Read More

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Bangkok: Mass arrest of road racers in Thon Buri

HUNDREDS of illegal road racers, including more than 100 minors, were arrested in a major operation in Bangkok early yesterday. Of 431 suspects arrested, 251 were road-racers, while 180 were classed as |”supportive” passengers. The passengers were fined Bt500 each for inappropriate behaviour and causing a public nuisance, before being released. Read more: The Nation […]Read More